chapter  17
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Opiate Addiction in a Slum Area

ByDaniel Glaser, Bernard Lander, William Abbott

Reprinted with permission from “Opiate Addicted and Non-Addicted Siblings in a Slum Area” Social Problems 18, no. 4 (Spring 1971): 510-20. Copyright 1971 by The Society for the Study of Social Problems. Daniel Glaser is Professor of Sociology at the University of Southern California and a prolific contributor to the sociology of crime and correction. Bernard Lander is Associate Professor of Sociology at Hunter College, and William Abbott is with the New York State Narcotics Addiction Control Commission.